District veterinary office, Longleng organized rabies awareness campaign at local ground, Longleng on January 26. According to district veterinary officer, Meyiwati, free anti-rabies vaccination was given to 285 dogs during the campaign.
Parliamentary secretary, rural development & REPA, Pangnyu Phom, who was the chief guest at the Republic Day celebration in Longleng, launched the campaign by administering the first dose anti rabies vaccine.
President, Phom People’s Council, B. Hamyu and member secretary, advisory board, Longleng town committee, Y.B. Angam Phom expressed gratitude to the department for organizing the programme in the town.